INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2017-2018

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
MAN 340 Management Information Systems Undergraduate 3 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
5 126 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Merdzana OBRALIC, Assist. Prof. Dr. Merdzana Obralic Merdzana OBRALIC, Assist. Prof. Dr.
[email protected] [email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE
Key issues covered include:
• the essence of corporate strategy;
• IS strategy from both practical and theoretical perspectives;
• contemporary IS strategic issues;
• the technical versus social debate in IS and corporate strategy;
• ways forward for the application of strategic thinking in the IS domain;
• the integrated nature of corporate strategy and information systems as a basis for IS strategic management.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Essential Concepts
  2. Information Systems for Competitive Advantage
  3. Using Information Technology to Engage in Electronic Commerce
  4. System Users and Developers
  5. Computing and Communications Resources
  6. Database Management Systems
  7. Systems Development
  8. Article/Paper Presentations
  9. midterm
  10. Information in Action
  11. Information Security
  12. Ethical Implications of Information Technology
  13. Decision Support Systems
  14. Article/Paper Presentations
  15. Article/Paper Presentations

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
      Description (%)
      Method Quantity Percentage (%)
      Midterm Exam(s)140
      Presentation
      Term Paper
      Final Exam160
      Total: 100
      Learning outcomes
      • Professional MIS Knowledge and Skills
      • Transferable skills and other attributes
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • 1. Kroenke D., Using MIS (3rd ed), Pearson, 2016
      • 2. Management Information Systems, 10/e Raymond McLeod and George Schell

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)14228
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week)14114
      Midterm Examination (1 week)122
      Final Examination(1 week)122
      Preparation for Midterm Examination11515
      Preparation for Final Examination11515
      Assignment / Homework/ Project12525
      Seminar / Presentation12525
      Total Workload: 126
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 5